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Official: Treasury: various papers on rating relief proposals., 15 Jun 1928 - 28 Jun 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 18/92

Scope and Contents

Includes memoranda, letters, minutes and notes by WSC and: Sir Horace Hamilton [Permanent Secretary, Board of Trade] (5); Sir Richard Hopkins [Controller of Finance and Supply Services, Treasury] (2); Alfred Hurst [Principal Assistant Secretary, Treasury]; Minister of Health [Neville Chamberlain]; Secretary of State for Scotland, Sir John Gilmour; Alfred Faulkner [Under-Secretary for Mines and Petroleum].Also includes: Cabinet minutes; copies of Ministry of Health and Scottish Office "Proposals for reform in Local Government and in the Financial Relations between the Exchequer and Local Authorities"; copies of notes on deputations to WSC from the North East and the Mining Association of Great Britain.Other matters concerning the scheme covered by the file include: railway relief in respect of certain goods and merchandise; reducing rates on export coal and coal for blast furnaces and steel works; grant distribution to local authorities; dock relief; the unemployment situation.


  • Creation: 15 Jun 1928 - 28 Jun 1928

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